HC Deb 01 August 1906 vol 162 cc1041-2

To ask the Secretary of State for War whether he will favourably consider the granting of the same fuel, light, and lodging allowance to sergeants and buglers serving on the permanent staff Militia on Militia

account of arrears of land revenue, and the amount realised by sale of forfeited land to the public, were as follow in the last five years for which figures have been received:—

engagement as is granted to the same ranks on Army engagement.

(Answered by Mr. Secretary Haldane.) This proposal has been considered on previous occasions and has been rejected. I am not aware of any reasons for departing from the decisions of my predecessors.